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There are 5 ways to get from Montreuil to Brussels by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  4h 11m

  1. Take the train from Etaples Le Touquet to Lille Europe Ter
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Tgv / ...

€51 - €388

Cheapest option

Train, Bus via Lille  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Montreuil Sur Mer to Bethune Ter
  2. Take the train from Bethune to Lille Flandres Ter
  3. Take the Bus from Lille to Brussels

€21 - €52

3 alternative options

Train via Béthune  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Montreuil Sur Mer to Bethune Ter
  2. Take the train from Bethune to Lille Flandres Ter
  3. Take the train from Tournai / Doornik to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. Ic / ...

€30 - €75

Train, bus  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the train from Rang Du Fliers Verton to Amiens Ter
  2. Take the bus from Amiens to Brussels-North train station 712 / ...

€26 - €45

Drive  •  2h 40m

  1. Drive from Montreuil to Brussels 237.4 km

€26 - €40

Montreuil to Brussels by train

The train journey time between Montreuil and Brussels is around 3h 36m and covers a distance of around 277 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 36m. Operated by SNCF, TGV inOui and Eurostar, the Montreuil to Brussels train service departs from Montreuil Sur Mer and arrives in Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. Typically five trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 36m
Fastest train time:
3h 36m
Train distance:
277 km
Trains per week:
5
Cheapest price:
€51
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:07
Last train departs at:
06:07

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Montreuil to Brussels train schedules

France → Belgium
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International entry into Belgium from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Belgium, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Argentina, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Malawi, Mexico, Mozambique, Namibia, Paraguay, Peru, South Africa, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Belgium from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from France
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area with the exception of Cyprus, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal and Spain. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and United States
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Argentina, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mexico, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Paraguay, Peru, Russia, South Africa, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe

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Rules to follow in Belgium

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Belgium from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Brussels is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Brussels is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Brussels is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Belgium.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 18 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Montreuil to Brussels is to drive which costs €26 - €40 and takes 2h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Montreuil to Brussels is to drive which costs €26 - €40 and takes 2h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Montreuil to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Montreuil Sur Mer and arriving at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi via Etaples Le Touquet and Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 11m.

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The distance between Montreuil and Brussels is 187 km. The road distance is 237.4 km.

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The best way to get from Montreuil to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 4h 11m and costs €50 - €390.

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It takes approximately 4h 11m to get from Montreuil to Brussels, including transfers.

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Montreuil to Brussels train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Etaples Le Touquet station.

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Montreuil to Brussels train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreuil to Brussels is 237 km. It takes approximately 2h 40m to drive from Montreuil to Brussels.

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  • Distance: 187.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 11m

What companies run services between Montreuil, Hauts-de-France, France and Brussels, Belgium?

You can take a train from Montreuil to Brussels via Etaples Le Touquet and Lille Europe in around 4h 11m.

Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Etaples Le Touquet to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€20 - €45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€20 - €29
Rail 1st Class
€29 - €45
Train from Montreuil Sur Mer to Bethune
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€11 - €16
Rail 1st Class
€18 - €27
Train from Bethune to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€6 - €10
Rail 1st Class
€13 - €19
Train from Rang Du Fliers Verton to Amiens
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€11 - €17
Rail 1st Class
€19 - €28
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€32 - €38
1st Class
€27 - €32
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Tournai / Doornik to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr.
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €13
1st Class
€14 - €20
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Lille to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amiens to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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